Amount of Cigarettes Sold Illegally Each Year

Cigarette smuggling allows 657 billion cigarettes to be sold on the black market each year, killing 132,000 people.

In the developing world, half of all cigarettes sold were illegally smuggled and purchased on the black market.

 

1 thought on “Amount of Cigarettes Sold Illegally Each Year”

  1. Source: Denis Campbell, “Developing world faces black market cigarette plague,” The Observer, June 28, 2009.

Comments are closed.